Posted on October 19, 2011 – 9:59 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Alexi Ogando, Alexis Ogano, featured, milb, minor league baseball, MLB, Texas Rangers, Vancouver Canadians | Comments (5)
The Alexi Ogando card that caught my attention Wednesday night when he was on the mound during Game 1 actually came from way back in 2004 when he was still an outfield prospect for the Oakland A’s known as Alexis Ogano.
Posted on September 23, 2011 – 4:07 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Bryce Harper, featured, milb | Comments (4)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2011 Topps Heritage MiLB cards in this latest episode of Box Busters.
Posted on September 2, 2011 – 10:15 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League, Bryce Harper, featured, Harrisburg Senators, milb | Comments (9)
As Bryce Harper’s first season as a professional player winds down with his Harrisburg Senators in the hunt for the Class AA Eastern League title starting next week, some collectors are eagerly looking forward to the arrival of 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League.
Posted on July 29, 2011 – 4:40 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2011 In The Game Heroes & Prospects Baseball Hits, 2011 Topps Diamond Giveaway, Allen & Ginter, Avengers, Bryce Harper, Bubby Johanson, dacardworld, Dave and Adam's Cardworld, featured, Hank Aaron, Honus Wagner, Kobe Bryant, Kree-Skrull war, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Mickey Mantle, milb, National Sports Collectors Convention, Nicktoons, NSCC, Oldspice, Panini America, Racing prayer, Rookies & Stars, Score Hockey, Topps, Ultimate Collection Hockey, Upper Deck | Comments (1)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 25 – July 29.
Posted on July 25, 2011 – 2:44 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Bryce Harper, etopps, featured, milb, minor league baseball | Comments (2)
The first eTopps Minor League card of the most-watched Class AA player on the planet, Washington Nationals prospect Bryce Harper, was launched as an initial public offering today as part of the online portfolio trading card program.
Posted on June 20, 2011 – 9:10 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | autographs, baseball, baseball autographs, Blowout Cards, Dave & Adams Card World, featured, milb, MLB, Onyx Authenticated | Comments (3)
Onyx Authenticated’s debut release of Preferred Players Collection, a boxed memorabilia product, has been well-received — so much so it’s now getting the Ernie Banks treatment. As in “let’s play two.”
Posted on June 13, 2011 – 3:55 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011 Topps Pro Debut, baseball, baseball cards, Bryce Harper, featured, milb, Topps | Comments (0)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a box of 2011 Topps Pro Debut minor league baseball cards in this latest episode of Box Busters.
Posted on May 31, 2011 – 2:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League Edition, Bryce Harper, featured, milb, Topps, Topps Heritage | Comments (14)
Topps unveiled the basic product information and preview images for a new Minor League Baseball line on Tuesday afternoon, 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League Edition, which will arrive in mid-September with three very notable inclusions.
Posted on May 24, 2011 – 9:19 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Pro Wrestling | baseball, baseball memorabilia, Cincinnati Reds, featured, Macho Man Randy Savage, milb, minor league baseball, Randy Poffo, Randy Savage, Tampa Tarpons | Comments (17)
I hit the Buy It Now button, knowing full well that I could be quite disappointed in an inexpensive but trivial purchase — but I wanted a piece of Poffo, the baseball player, to go with my 1994 Action Packed Macho Man autograph.
Posted on May 4, 2011 – 6:53 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball, bobbleheads, Charlie Sheen, featured, milb, promotions, Sheen-co de Mayo, sports movies | Comments (0)
Tonight will be Sheen-Co De Mayo at the ballpark — at least in Lake Elsinore, Calif. — and the bobblehead doll seen here will enter the memorabilia market.
Posted on April 23, 2011 – 7:18 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | @Bharp34, Bryce Harper, featured, game-used memorabilia, Hagerstown Suns, milb, MLB authentication | Comments (1)
The lineup card, several baseballs and the locker nameplate used in Bryce Harper’s first minor league game have all been authenticated and stashed away for upcoming auctions, according to an MLB employee who gave Beckett Media an exclusive peek at some of the items this week.
Posted on April 21, 2011 – 7:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | @Bharp34, baseball cards, Bryce Harper, featured, Hagerstown Suns, milb, Washington Nationals | Comments (3)
Bryce Harper’s sluggish start apparently hasn’t dampened demand for his first pieces of minor-league memorabilia based on prices for Harper’s Hagerstown items on the Maryland team’s webstore, though.
Posted on April 13, 2011 – 7:16 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Non-Sports | @charliesheen, baseball, baseball movies, Charlie Sheen, featured, Lake Elsinore Storm, Major League, Major League 2, milb, Ricky "Wild Thing" Vaughn | Comments (3)
Charlie Sheen’s eccentricity — can we safely call it that … or is it merely a winning streak? — of late has meant one thing amidst the hustle and bustle of the Violent Torpedo of Truth tour.
Posted on April 12, 2011 – 10:37 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Topps Pro Debut, baseball cards, Bryce Harper, featured, milb, Topps | Comments (3)
Baseball’s wonder kid may not be in The Show, but he’s already on at least one officially licensed Topps baseball card as a pro — as a member of the Hagerstown Suns.
Posted on February 28, 2011 – 12:28 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball | etopps, mike trout, milb | Comments (1)
By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor Minor League baseball players are back on eTopps cards this week. Topps kicks off the series off with two of the most talked about prospects in the game. The week’s allocation include Los Angeles Angels farmhand Mike Trout and Minnesota Twins infield prospect Miguel Sano. Trout’s cards are limited […]
Posted on June 10, 2009 – 12:44 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Jamestown Jammers, Lansing Lugnuts, milb, minor league baseball | Comments (0)
With In the Minors, we’ve recently explored some of the unusual finds that collectors will discover in their sets of minor league baseball cards. But you ain’t seen nothing yet.
Posted on May 29, 2009 – 4:59 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, baseball mascots, mascots, milb, minor league baseball | Comments (1)
Sure, minor league teams come and go (just like players), but it seems most minor league set include a card of their fuzzy team representatives like Cosmo for the Las Vegas 51s (above).